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Update: How to use Microsoft Kinect with OpenNI/OpenNI2

Although there are many blogs available on interfacing PC with Kinect, as per the knowledge of this post there are no substantial updates or new informative blogs after OpenNI.org has been shutdown, leading many budding developers to a confused state about where to find latest OpenNI/OpenN2I libraries, binaries, drivers etc and how to use them. 612 more words


Real-time translation of sign-language into audio

Springwise reports on the Hands Can Talk project in Saudi Arabia that uses the Microsoft Kinect and software to convert sign language into audio. The system is designed for conferences or gatherings and can handle multiple languages, including Arabic and English.

Source: Springwise

WEB SITE: Jintronix Receives FDA Clearance for Rehabilitation System

…Jintronix, a Seattle-based biomedical device company, has announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Jintronix rehabilitation system. 59 more words

Video Games/Exergames

PROJECT REPORT: Kinotherapy-Health Assistance at Your Doorstep - Full Text [DOC]


Microsoft Kinect is an input device proficient in motion sensing. It was traditionally used for gaming purposes in which users could interact with the console without physical touch. 427 more words

Tele/Home Rehabilitation

ARTICLE: Cloud-based rehabilitation exergames system

Nowadays, a great number of patients around the world require rehabilitation programs. Virtual and augmented reality has been introduced as promising assistive tools to support the patients, allowing them to continue their recovery training by themselves. 123 more words


Kinect Sound Control Pt 2

I’ve recently had some time to continue developing a system to take data from the Microsoft Kinect camera, to control sound using the human body.  Here I’ve created a number of ‘body instruments’ that use different modulation and trigger techniques for controlling and generating sound in real time. 49 more words